Latest Dividend

Spark pays dividends on a semi-annual basis. A 100% imputed ordinary dividend of 12.5 cents per share was declared for H1 FY22.  

The dividend reinvestment plan has been retained for the H1 FY22 dividend at a zero discount.  Shares issued under the dividend reinvestment plan will be issued at prevailing market price around the time of issue. The last date for shareholders to elect to participate in the dividend reinvestment plan for the H1 FY22 dividend is 28 March 2022.

Spark’s Dividend Reinvestment Plan Offer Document and Participation Notice can be found on the Dividend Reinvestment Plan page of this website.

H1 FY22 Ordinary Dividends
Dividends declared
Ordinary Shares 12.5 cents
American Depositary Shares* 42.93 US cents
Imputation
Percentage imputed 100%
Imputation credits per share 4.8611 cents
Supplementary dividend per share** 2.2059 cents
‘Ex’ dividend dates
New Zealand Stock Exchange 24 Mar 22
Australian Securities Exchange 24 Mar 22
American Depositary Shares  24 Mar 22
Record dates
New Zealand Stock Exchange 25 Mar 22
Australian Securities Exchange 25 Mar 22
American Depositary Shares  25 Mar 22
Payment dates
New Zealand and Australia 8 Apr 22
American Depositary Shares 18 Apr 22

*Based on the exchange rate of NZ$1 to US$0.6868988 and a ratio of five ordinary shares per one American Depositary Share.  

**Supplementary dividends are paid to non-resident shareholders.